List of State Resources - Virginia

Autism SpeaksAutism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout life, to the needs of people with autism and their families.
CA Human ServicesCA works with people with autism and other developmental disabilities and their families to help them thrive. Their database of autism resources includes everything from camps for kids with ASD to ABA training opportunities.
The Virginia Autism Resource Center at Virginia. Commonwealth University’s Autism Center for ExcellenceA statewide resource center dedicated to improving the lives of individuals with autism spectrum disorders and their families through integrative research, outreach, and collaborative initiatives, VARC promotes and facilitates information, resources, education, and training. that help parents, educators, service providers, and medical professionals provide effective support from early childhood through adulthood.
Autism Society Central VirginiaAutism Society Central Virginia provides non-profit, advocacy, and support services for children, youth, and adults with autism, their families, and the professionals who care for them. It is a local affiliate of the National Autism Society. Its main purpose is to improve the lives of all those affected by autism.
The Autism Society Tidewater VirginiaThe Autism Society encourages the active and informed participation of family members and the individual with autism in planning appropriate individualized services and supports.
Autism Society Northern VirginiaASNV has been a leading source of information on autism since 1969. ASNV shares office space in Oakton, Virginia with Service Source and the Down Syndrome Association of Northern Virginia, and maintains close working relationships with other disability groups in the United States. area such as Arc of Northern Virginia, Northern Virginia Down Syndrome Association, Parents of Autistic Children - Northern Virginia, and the Organization for Autism Research.
Centra HealthCentra is a not-for-profit regional health system based in Lynchburg, Virginia. Centra's services include residential and outpatient mental health facilities, home health and hospice programs, mammography centers, a sleep disorders center, and a center for wound care and hyperbaric medicine. Centra is home to the Central Virginia Virtual Learning and Simulation Center, the only center in Virginia that offers a full range of simulation experiences. Centra Autism Services provide comprehensive psychological, medical and related professional services for children living with ASD as well as other pediatric developmental disorders.
Blue Ridge Autism and Achievement CenterThe mission of the Blue Ridge Autism and Achievement Center is to serve children and families facing unique learning challenges, specifically autism and learning disabilities, in and around the Roanoke Valley. BRAAC offers specialized educational programs in a private day school setting, as well as direct educational and advisory services in public schools.
Paragon Autism ServicesParagon Autism Services provides ABA therapy to children diagnosed with autism, developmental delay, and intellectual disabilities in the city of Fredericksburg and Stafford, Spotsylvania, Caroline, King George, Prince William counties and surrounding areas.
One Child Center for AutismOne Child Center for Autism is a therapy-based non-profit organization in the Greater Williamsburg area. Its mission is to improve services and support children and families affected by autism and other developmental differences on their individual journey, regardless of financial circumstances.
Easterseals all ability limitless possibilitiesProvides exceptional services, education, outreach and advocacy so that people living with autism and other disabilities can live, learn, work and play.
Breakthrough BehaviorBreakthrough Behavior provides Applied Behavior Analysis therapy, speech therapy, and psychological testing services for children with autism and related disabilities. The team of behavior analysts, clinical psychologists, and speech pathologists work collaboratively at school, home, and clinic to provide the best possible treatment outcomes.
Autism Learning PartnersProvides services to children with autism and other developmental disabilities including center-based, home-based ABA therapy, early intervention, diagnostic services, social skills program, parent involvement and training, speech, occupational and physical therapy , telehealth services, comprehensive ABA therapy, and focused ABA therapy.
Achieve BeyondProvides pediatric therapy and educational services to children, students, and families throughout the United States. Achieve Beyond's team of highly-skilled healthcare professionals includes: Speech-Language Pathologists, Special Educators, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Psychologists, Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs), Behavior Therapists, and more.
MerakeyMerakey is a nonprofit organization that provides ongoing care for people with autism throughout their lives by offering education and therapy services to help children, adolescents, and young adults. Applied behavior analysis is integrated into all autism programs to teach basic skills and maximize communication.

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Disclaimer: The resources posted on Ability Life Solutions are meant solely as suggestions and should not be construed as child-specific advice. The Center For Autism and Related Disorders recommends working with a board-certified behavior analyst (BCBA) who has experience with autism before starting any intensive behavioral intervention. Any choices you make in determining your child’s treatment are completely at your own discretion.

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